This event is not sponsored by the Alumni Association and does not fall under the benefits of Founding Membership status.
(Fulfills partial training requirement for the Green Cross as a Certified Traumatologist)
When: September 13, 2019 / 9:30am – 3:30pm
Where: Richmont Graduate University- Atlanta Campus, 1900 The Exchange SE, Bldg. 100
Continuing Education: 6 CE Credits Awarded. Partial attendance is not awarded.
Target Audience: Clinical mental health counselors, marriage and family therapists, psychologists, graduate students, and laypersons working with traumatized populations, including disaster survivors.
Instruction Level: Intermediate
Presenter: Dr. Vanessa Snyder
Dr. Vanessa Snyder is a Licensed Professional Counselor, Licensed Marriage and Family Therapist, Certified Sex Therapist, Certified Traumatologist, and AAMFT Approved Supervisor. She is a 2008 graduate as well as the VP of the Institute of Trauma and Recovery at Richmont Graduate University. She received her PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision from Regent University in VA. Her areas of research interests include: trauma in families, sexual abuse and trauma, trauma treatment with play/art therapy, assessment in treatment of adults who experience trauma/complex trauma, secondary traumatic stress, complex trauma model protocol used for human trafficking and dissociative disorders.
Topic: This GCAT course discusses diagnosis and DSM changes to child and adolescent trauma disorders. Attention is focused at treatment issues, treatment modalities, and the effects of crisis and disaster trauma versus long term chronic trauma. Specific intervention modalities are taught for skills development.
Learning Objectives: As a result of attending this workshop, participants will be able to:
|9:30 am||Welcome and Orientation to the Course|
|Child trauma definitions, characteristics, laws|
|10:30am||ACES, Attachment and Brain Development|
|11:15pm||Responses & Triggers to Trauma|
|12:00pm||Tools Children Use|
|12:30pm||Assessment & Treatment (Working Lunch)|
|2:30pm||Risk & Resiliency Factors|
|3:00pm||Traumatized Child Grows Up|
Registration: Click Here.
For questions about the course, please contact Dr. Vanessa Snyder at firstname.lastname@example.org
For questions concerning registration or Continuing Education, please contact Martha Busby at email@example.com
Refunds: Refund requests must be received prior to April requested prior to September 6 in order to receive a full refund, otherwise there will be a late cancellation fee.
There is no known commercial support for this program.
Richmont Graduate University has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 4534. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Richmont Graduate University is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs.
Richmont Graduate University is approved by the American Psychological Association to sponsor continuing education for psychologists. Richmont Graduate University maintains responsibility for this program and its content.